Evan Perkoski

Director of Undergraduate Studies and Assistant Professor

Political Science

Evan Perkoski studies issues relating to terrorism, insurgency, and violent and nonviolent uprisings. In his book project, he explores the fragmentation of militant organizations (like Al Qaeda) and the conduct and survivability of breakaway splinter groups (like the Islamic State). Some of his other work looks at the onset of mass killings in popular uprisings, the logic of covert and clandestine cyber operations, and how cooperation and competition influence the behavior of militant groups. His research generally leverages new data and quantitative methods to understand political violence.

Evan Perkoski
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Phone(860) 486-6888
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Office LocationHerbst Hall 409A
Office HoursWednesday 2:00-4:00 PM